Ever wonder what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite restaurant? One cook at a Florida Chili's gave patrons more than they bargained for when he posted shirtless pictures of himself in the kitchen. He's far from the only restaurant worker to turn stomachs with their behind-the-scenes photos.
A12 of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo's HIV / AIDS advisers signed a letter protesting his Ebola policies. That includes Peter Staley, a legendary AIDS activist and a central figure in the Oscar-nominated documentary "How To Survive a Plague." Staley described Governor Cuomo's policy as 'politics trumping science.'
Police say the Marysville, Washington shooter set up his victims with a text message asking them to meet in their school's cafeteria. His classmates, including two of his own cousins sat at that table when he opened fire. One student was killed at the scene and a second died over the weekend. Three surviving teens remain hospitalized, two in critical condition. The gunman and his cousins are members of the Tulalip tribe, a community now struggling for answers.
Donald Hatch is the grandfather of shooting victim Nate Hatch. Nate is in stable condition and a 14-year-old cousin of the shooter. Mister Hatch tells Anderson that the boys were extremely close and the tragedy makes no sense to him.
Dr. Craig Spencer is battling Ebola at New York City's Bellevue Hospital. Doctors there say he has reached a tough phase in the battle, where patients often lose enormous amounts of bodily fluid and need intensive support. Nurse Nancy Writebol has been there. She survived Ebola. She also donated plasma to Dr. Spencer in hopes that her antibodies will help stop his infection.
Anderson spoke with Nancy Writebol and her husband David. She told Anderson that donating plasma is one way that she is saying 'thank you' to those who helped save her life.
Health officials in the U.S. are struggling to decide what should happen when people fighting Ebola return from the hot zone. That's causing uncertainty for health care workers and members of the U.S. military who are working to stop the disease in West Africa. The group Doctors Without Borders has been at the forefront of that battle. Executive Director Sophie DeLaunay explains to Anderson why quarantining healthy Ebola workers is dangerous.
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